Ajax Health Formed to Help Address Unmet Needs in the Medical Device Field
KKR Creates New Platform to Operate Portfolio of Companies under Leadership of
"There is a significant need in the medical device space not only for capital but also for operational expertise and guidance," said Mr. Rohlen. "With Ajax Health, we are eager to provide the resources necessary to enable companies to provide innovative medical treatments for the millions of people who need them."
"KKR is excited to partner with
For KKR, the investment is from its health care growth equity fund, which is focused on high-growth companies for which KKR can be a unique partner in helping reach scale.
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, credit and hedge funds. KKR aims to generate attractive investment returns by following a patient and disciplined investment approach, employing world‐class people, and driving growth and value creation at the asset level. KKR invests its own capital alongside its partners' capital and brings opportunities to others through its capital markets business. References to KKR's investments may include the activities of its sponsored funds. For additional information about
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